Please join USJETAA and representatives from the U.S. Embassy Tokyo to learn about the Microgrant Initiative for American JETs. This program awards “microgrants” (grants of small amounts of funding) to U.S. citizens who are participating in the Japan Exchange & Teaching (JET) Program. Grants ranging from $200 to $1,000 are given to JETs to fund activities and projects that promote English language education, encourage future travel and study in the United States, and introduce American culture to communities and schools.
Interested in pursuing a law school or a career in the legal field? Join us to hear JET alumni talk about their experiences in pursuing a law degree, what they’ve done with their law degree and advice they have for those who are planning to pursue a career in law.
When: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM EST
Andy McCarthy (Akita, 2005-2008) works for a boutique law firm focusing specifically on oil and gas transactions in various oil and gas plays throughout the United States.
Not sure about how to best use Linkedin? Confused about what should go on your Linkedin page? This webinar will teach you how to customize your Linkedin profile and make it stand out to potential employers. Join to learn strategies for using LinkedIn to maximize your future opportunities. Register to get the Zoom sign on details direct to you email inbox.
Kamara Toffolo (Gunma, 2007-2008) is a resume writer,
Are you a JET or JET alumni interested in going into the communications and marketing field? In this webinar, the speakers will share their journey from JET to their careers, specifics about what their jobs entail, and advice for those considering a similar career path.
Jessica Kennett Cork is Vice President of Public Relations and Communications at YKK Corporation of America. Her primary responsibilities include managing public relations and corporate communications for YKK Corporation’s North and Central America Group;
Could your resume use some help? Want to make sure you’re sending future employers the best resume possible? This webinar will teach you the fundamentals of creating a modern resume. Join us to learn how to write about your JET experience and the steps to take before you even start building your resume.
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM EST
Kamara Toffolo (Gunma,